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St. Aug Baseball off to a Hot Start

Story by: Jonathan Willard/Student Reporter       Interview by: Spencer Villavaso/Film and Video Crew    The St. Augustine Purple Knights opened baseball season with a busy schedule. The Purple Knights played their season opener on Wednesday, February 24, against McDonogh 35, and have had consecutive games from Thursday through Sunday in the Edna Karr tournament

All Teams Schedule: Week of February 29 – March 6

Here’s a preview of this week’s events for Saint Augustine High School, February 29 – March 6 MONDAY February 29, 2016 No events happening TUESDAY March 01, 2016 5:00 PM Boys Varsity Baseball @ Patterson High School SCHEDULE WEDNESDAY March 02, 2016 No events happening THURSDAY March 03, 2016 No events happening FRIDAY March 04,

St. Aug Playoff Game set for Tuesday, March 1, Lafayette

Support Purple Knight Basketball! The next basketball playoff game is set for Tuesday, March 1, vs. Ovey Comeaux High School, 7 p.m. The game is at Comeaux in Lafayette, Louisiana. Tickets: $8 adults and $5 kids. Tip-off: 7 p.m. Ovey Comeaux High School 100 W. Bluebird Dr. Lafayette, LA 70508

Purple Knights: Members of UYA’s Junior Broadcast Team

Purple Knights Jerald James, Reginald Singleton and Roshae Gibson are getting some major league broadcast training as members of Major League Baseball’s New Orleans Urban Youth Academy Junior Broadcast Team.  Broadcast team members record podcasts and call games at the Wesley Barrow Stadium for more than 650 spectators. The team works out of the 200 square

Vote for Blaine Derbigny, Crazy Idea Challenge Finalist

Blaine Derbigny, a senior at St. Augustine High School, is a finalist in Drew Brees’ Trust Your Crazy Ideas Challenge. Blaine’s idea is one of only 15 ideas that made it to this latest round of competition. He explains his plan in his video and offers a touching tribute as his inspiration. Vote Here: February

All Teams Schedule: Week of February 22 – February 28

Here’s a preview of this week’s events for Saint Augustine High School, February 22 – February 28 MONDAY February 22, 2016 6:00 PM Boys Varsity Baseball @ Archbishop Shaw High School SCHEDULE TUESDAY February 23, 2016 No events happening WEDNESDAY February 24, 2016 No events happening THURSDAY February 25, 2016 3:30 PM Boys Varsity Baseball

St. Aug closes Season 12-0 in District, Wins Third Consecutive 9-5A title.

Story by: Jonathan Willard, Senior/Student Reporter The St. Aug Purple Knights phenomenally ended the 2015-2016 basketball season, on senior night, against the Jesuit Blue Jays. This marked the third consecutive district championship for the Knights as well as a perfect district record of 12-0. On what was thought by some to be a possible “down year,”

Super Bowl Champion Lorenzo Doss to throw First Pitch

Super Bowl champion cornerback and Purple Knight class of 2012 Lorenzo Doss will throw out the ceremonial first pitch before St. Augustine’s baseball game against McDonogh 35 High School on Wednesday evening at Wesley Barrow Stadium in New Orleans. Doss, a former three-sport star at St. Aug and cornerback at Tulane University, is a member of the

All Teams Schedule: Week of February 15 – February 21

Here’s a preview of this week’s events for Saint Augustine High School, February 15 – February 21 MONDAY February 15, 2016 No events happening TUESDAY February 16, 2016 No events happening WEDNESDAY February 17, 2016 No events happening THURSDAY February 18, 2016 4:30 PM Boys Varsity Basketball @ Jesuit High School SCHEDULE 4:45 PM Boys

All Teams Schedule: Week of February 8 – February 14

Here’s a preview of this week’s events for Saint Augustine High School, February 8 – February 14 MONDAY February 08, 2016 Varsity team game vs. Rummel: Monday, February 8, at St. Aug, 1p.m. SCHEDULE WEDNESDAY February 10, 2016 No events happening THURSDAY February 11, 2016 No events happening FRIDAY February 12, 2016 No events happening